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Aeolus space laser catches a following wind
Description: Europe's Aeolus space laser mission, which is designed to make unprecedented maps of Earth's winds, has reached a long-awaited key milestone. Engineers have finally managed to bolt together all the elements of the satellite after overcoming major technical challenges. Aeolus is now set for several months of testing before being sent into orbit next year. [Source: BBC News]
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Source: BBC News
Publish Date: 8/19/2016
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